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Jeremy Allaire: “I have long-term savings in bitcoin, though not a huge amount of my assets. It is important that I have long term belief in the currency. I give my sons their allowance in bitcoin and I’ve bought everything from socks to food to electronics with it.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

It has been a difficult seven days for bitcoin. Last Friday the world’s largest bitcoin exchange Mt Gox halted withdrawals of the digital currency (...)

Paypal founder Elon Musk will be taking to the stage with Taoiseach Enda Kenny for a ‘fireside chat’. Photograph: Reuters/Lucy Nicholson

1) Bring a dongle. The Dublin Web Summit may be Europe’s biggest tech conference but the internet access is atrocious. If by some pure chance you can (...)

Meredith Perry with a covered prototype of her uBeam wireless charger. Photograph: Peter DaSilva/The New York Times

Sometimes, there is an actual eureka moment. For Meredith Perry, it was in late 2010, during her senior year studying astrobiology at the University o(...)

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